Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Where I’ve Been Gone To

Stolen hasn’t been saying much the last couple of weeks. It’s true, I’ve been on busy, on vacation, busy again – which isn’t to say that’s an excuse, but living out of one’s suitcase for three weeks and a limited … Continue reading

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Lessons in Feng Shui

Manhattan Mini Storage is running an ad right now that says We doubt NYC’s Biggest Problem is Large Sodas. A direct response to Bloomberg’s recent attempt to force healthy habits on New Yorkers by limiting the size of beverages served … Continue reading

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Hey La, Hey La, This Blogger’s Back!

Once there was a New Yorker — a blogger, who blogged about all things New York (and some things not so New York). One day, this New York Blogger woke up and found himself in the midst of a hectic … Continue reading

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Introducing: Steven

As you may or may not know, I’ve had a recent turnover in roommates. My last roommate was great, and I definitely miss him (should probably send him a note to see how he’s holding up, actually), but SJ is … Continue reading

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The Highline Park

New York City. The city that never sleeps, glittering with all its energetic, enthusiastic, forward-driven, upwardly-mobile might. The gleam you see comes not just from the eyes of its energetic, enthusiastic, forward-driven, upwardly-mobile inhabitants but from the windows & lights … Continue reading

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9/11 – the 10th Anniversary

10 years. A lot can happen in 10 years. Children are born, they grow, teenagers become adults, culture changes — the world changes, and we change with it. Yesterday was the 10th Anniversary of 9/11, the tragic day that thousands … Continue reading

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Post-Brunch Wandering

I always knew it was a bad idea to leave my phone on the table when I took a momentary leave of absence at brunch for the restroom — brunch w/D and Ndub really drove the lesson home, when they … Continue reading

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Beach Day 2011

Summertime in New York City — boozy brunches, lounging in Central Park’s Sheep Meadow, and happy hours on the rooftops of hotels. It’s my favorite season, and I wait for it all year long. While I’ve managed to schedule in … Continue reading

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Escape to the Country

Torrential rains welcomed us this weekend in New York. Funny how the rain clears the streets of all people, and all cabs. This usually ends with me getting soaked and then freezing on the over-air-conditioned subway, but last weekend I … Continue reading

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For Want of Closet Space (or: What To Do With Those Summer Fridays, Part1)

Happy Friday! There is this thing, FYI, in New York implemented generally between Memorial Day and Labor Day called Summer Fridays — where each Friday is a half day, which gives us a little extra time to get out to … Continue reading

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